Frightening Fridays: The Dixies…

(Based on a nightmare my brother had when he was 4 in 1969) Donnie screamed to Daddy “I saw the Dixies” Daddy told Donnie “Go to sleep now boy & stop playing trixies” But the Dixies were real, three monstrous heads, floating through the window towards Donnie’s bed. At the crack of dawn there wasContinue reading “Frightening Fridays: The Dixies…”

Textures…

Oh how i missed you the quiet, observational inquisitive your arrangements and gatherings so much diversity pushing buttons & boundaries you make us think, at times inspirational images, words in many languages solids & flats & waves & motion & textures oh, how i longed for the day i could bask in the glory ofContinue reading “Textures…”

For the win…

MMA Storytime’s Rispetto Poetry Prompt Challenge #1 Welcome to MMA Storytime’s Rispetto Poetry Prompt Challenge! A Rispetto, an Italian form of poetry, is composed of eight lines. Not only do the lines follow a specific rhyming pattern—ababccdd—but each must consist of exactly eleven syllables.  prompt word is fight Every volatile personality is approached in aContinue reading “For the win…”

(closure) may your soul nourish the ground…

almost a year has passed since you breathed your last breath offered me advice to walk head up high in your absence trying my best to walk tall but still do manage to fall short at times 10 months of waiting to pay my respects i take it she just couldn’t let you go (physicallyContinue reading “(closure) may your soul nourish the ground…”

just another cold day…

freezing today in the month of May the polar vortex from hell right now I’d rather be sweltering gee that would be swell but no, they turned off the heat because 32 degrees is a day of Spring and Global Warming aint a thing Sorry, this isn’t NORMAL for the month of May this isn’tContinue reading “just another cold day…”

Collaboration Poem Completed. — Lucy’s Works

(I participated in this incredibly long poem about freedom, my entry was about leaving poor eating habits in the dust, the freedom to be thinner & healthier. Kudos to Lucy for organizing this incredible collaborative poem ~Matt) Here is a link to the post https://lucysworkscom.home.blog/2020/05/02/5307/